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Hoopa - The body of a man lost in the Trinity River last April was found recently at the mouth of the Klamath.

22-year old Paul Martin was swimming with two friends near Tish Tang when all three were caught in the swift current and pulled downstream.

The two friends were able to get to shore but Martin was not found. Wednesday, Del Norte County Sheriff’s Deputies found the body...

Post date: Mon, 06/13/2016 - 23:45

ARCATA  - A section of Highway 101 near Arcata now has a new name.

The Kevin Ebbert Memorial Highway was unveiled Monday. It runs from 1 mile south of Arcata to the 14th Street exit.

It was named after the former navy seal who gave his life for our county back in 2012 in Afghanistan. Ebbert grew up in Arcata and graduated from UC Santa Cruz. He became a medic in the...

Post date: Mon, 06/13/2016 - 23:37

EUREKA - A Eureka man is pistol whipped and robbed of cash after a home invasion robbery; the incident took place on the 1900-block of Myrtle Avenue last Thursday morning.

The victim told authorities two black male adults asked for help at the back door. When it was opened; the two men, who had weapons, forced their way inside and demanded cash and marijuana. The victim refused but one...

Post date: Mon, 06/13/2016 - 23:25

EUREKA - Local residents gathered at the Humboldt County Courthouse this evening to pay their respects to those killed in the Orlando massacre early yesterday morning. 

The leaders of the candlelight vigil read the names of those who perished, and urged love and solidarity with the LGBTQ community, over hate.

Post date: Mon, 06/13/2016 - 18:51

HAPPY CAMP- Crews continue to battle the Pony Fire. The blaze, which is burning 15 miles southwest of Happy Camp, has spread more today.

The fire started from lightning on Thursday. Six Rivers National forest sent local personnel and equipment to help fight the wildfire. Sunday, the blaze was at 1,700 acres, but Monday has jumped to over 2,000. The fire is 20% contained. There were over...

Post date: Mon, 06/13/2016 - 17:39

FORTUNA-Thanks to kids in a Fortuna neighborhood, a man was caught during a daytime burglary.

At 2:00 p.m Saturday, Fortuna PD responded to the 1,000 block of Elizabeth Barchus Way. A neighbor reported her kids seeing a suspicious man entering a home in the area. 30-year Kenneth Andrew Smith was caught trying to flee from the home, but was arrested by officers.

Smith was booked...

Post date: Mon, 06/13/2016 - 17:38

DEL NORTE- Two people sustained moderate injuries after a collision in Del Norte County.

Around 11:50 p.m Sunday, 58-year-old Jack Dalton was driving his motorcycle with 63-year-old Deborah Dalton riding on back. He was heading north on HWY 101, just north of SR 197. A deer ran out on the roadway and collided with the two. The Dalton's were transported to Sutter Coast Hospital with...

Post date: Mon, 06/13/2016 - 17:35

HOOPA- An inspection report from Humboldt County's Health and Human Services, showed signs of a rat infestation at Ray's Food Place in Hoopa. This comes after a complaint form was filed stating rat droppings and a strong urine smell was noticed throughout the store.

The report found food and doors that were chewed on. The county had performed the investigation because they issued Ray's...

Post date: Mon, 06/13/2016 - 17:24